Origin of quilt
OTHER WORDS FROM quiltquilter, noun
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If you want to put in a floor, sew a quilt, knit a scarf or paint a wall, you will use algebra to find out how much material you need.
Or, and this seems just as likely, computing may splinter into a bizarre quilt of radical chips, all stitched together to make the most of each depending on the situation.The Trillion-Transistor Chip That Just Left a Supercomputer in the Dust|Jason Dorrier|November 22, 2020|Singularity Hub
Brooke fought with the administration at the all-girls school they attended to ensure he didn’t have to wear the quilt uniform or a dress at graduation.
Efforts to map reopening around the country end up looking like patchwork quilts.10 facts about school reopenings in the Covid-19 pandemic|Anna North|October 1, 2020|Vox
A sample from a cotton quilt with batting also worked very well in the tests as did four layers of silk.Science offers recipes for homemade coronavirus masks|Kathiann Kowalski|May 14, 2020|Science News For Students
Historical photographs on view in the exhibition show a crazy quilt of painting and sculpture.The Most Wanted Warhol: A Scandal at the 1964 World’s Fair|Jessica Dawson|April 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The final product is an appropriately “salmon” colored quilt.They’re Done With YouTube. Now Cats Storm the Art-World|Justin Jones|January 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Like a patchwork quilt we can cherry pick from the holiday the parts that nurture our well worn hearts.
On another wall was hung a gaily colored quilt made by Harris.Scarsdale Doctor Killer Jean Harris Found Redemption in Prison|Michael Daly|December 31, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The only problem is that I almost never see a new quilt that seems worthy of being so taken.
Zeal had undressed, extended himself on the bed, and covered his body with an eider-down quilt.
His grandfather submitted, and Gwynne dropped his arm and rearranged the quilt over his cousin's body.
Our attention was attracted to three or four windows that looked much like the crazy-quilt work that used to be in fashion.British Highways And Byways From A Motor Car|Thomas D. Murphy
He sat down on the side of the cheap, iron bedstead, and emptied his pockets on the top quilt.Cabin Fever|B. M. Bower
Above, in the lower lofts, every conceivable human oddity was assembled in a sort of mercantile crazy quilt.The Woman Gives|Owen Johnson